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Sunday's full moon kicks off 'Supermoon Trilogy'

Starting Sunday night and continuing through the end of January, the night sky is going to give stargazers and astronomers a triple-treat. The world is in for a "Supermoon Trilogy," says NASA.

Triple delight in store for sky-watchers this Friday night

Stargazers will have three sweet treats if they're lucky, this Friday night and into Saturday when Comet 45P zooms across the sky. You might not see it well because of the snow moon and penumbral lunar eclipse, though.

Rare celestial event coming: Lunar eclipse of a 'supermoon'

Skywatchers in the Americas, Europe, and parts of Asia will see a total lunar eclipse of the moon on September 28 — which will cause the moon to have a blood-red or copper hue.

How to see 2015's first 'Blood Moon' lunar eclipse Sat. morning

Early Saturday morning the Earth will pass between the moon and the sun in the first total lunar eclipse of this year (the second will take place on September 28).

Second 2014 total lunar eclipse causes 'blood moon' on Wednesday

We shall be witness to another "blood moon" on Wednesday, Oct. 8. Wednesday's total lunar eclipse will be the second and last of the year 2014.

Early risers can catch spectacular 'Blood Moon' lunar eclipse

Sky watchers across much of North America will get the chance to witness a total lunar eclipse for several hours on Tuesday, April 15 — but only if they rise early.

Lunar eclipse tonight, Saturn also in view — Live video

Stargazers are preparing for the first eclipse of the 2013 season because Saturn will be also be visible tonight. The eclipse will be the most visible from the Eastern Europe, Central Asia, Africa, and Western Australia tonight.

Partial lunar eclipse set for Monday, ahead of rare Venus transit

Toronto - June will prove to be yet another month of spectacular stargazing events. On Jun. 4, millions of people will be able to witness a partial lunar eclipse, which is just a few short weeks after the recent solar eclipse.

Toronto witnesses rare total lunar eclipse Special

This morning, people in Toronto experienced a rare event: a total lunar eclipse on the same day as the winter solstice. Only once before has this happened in the past 2,000 years, on Dec. 21, 1638.

Old Man Winter arrives with full lunar eclipse early Tuesday

The Winter Solstice, or the day that Old Man Winter is supposed to officially arrive, is on Tuesday, December 21st, at 11:38 pm Coordinated Universal Time (UCT), or in the Eastern Time Zone at 6:38 pm.

Next in line: A lunar eclipse

After the solar eclipse, a partial lunar eclipse is awaited on august 17th, visible from Asia, South America, Europe and Australia.

Tuesday Brings Second Lunar Eclipse Of 2007

For those of us who love watching the skies, Tuesday morning will give a us a show worth seeing if our skies are clear. A total lunar eclipse will be seen in the Americas, Australia, Pacific islands, eastern Asia and New Zealand.

Amazing Photo of the Lunar Eclipse

Amazing Photograph of the Lunar Eclipse stages

Red Lunar Eclipse on Saturday March 3, 2007

Saturday night's skies will glow with a red color, and if the night is clear it will be the perfect opportunity to see the a red lunar eclipse.

First Total Lunar Eclipse in Three Years Saturday

Saturday night you will be able to see the first total lunar eclipse in 3 years.
 

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A view of a lunar eclipse
A view of a lunar eclipse
Flickr user Bruce Tuten
Diagram shows the path of the moon through the Earth s shadow  Oct. 8  2014
Diagram shows the path of the moon through the Earth's shadow, Oct. 8, 2014
EarthSky.org
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timeanddate.com
Map shows visibility of total lunar eclipse from different parts of the Earth  Oct. 8.  2014
Map shows visibility of total lunar eclipse from different parts of the Earth, Oct. 8., 2014
NASA/Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
Day and night sides of the Earth when eclipse occurs. Eclipse will not be visible in daylight sides
Day and night sides of the Earth when eclipse occurs. Eclipse will not be visible in daylight sides
EarthSky.org
NASA diagram shows West-East path of moon through Earths umbral shadow  during lunar eclipse  Oct. 8...
NASA diagram shows West-East path of moon through Earths umbral shadow, during lunar eclipse, Oct. 8, 2014
NASA
Image shows West-East path of the moon through Earth s umbral shadow  Oct. 8.  2014
Image shows West-East path of the moon through Earth's umbral shadow, Oct. 8., 2014
Fred Espenak
 A lunar eclipse occurs when the moon passes through the shadow of the Earth cast by light from the ...
"A lunar eclipse occurs when the moon passes through the shadow of the Earth cast by light from the sun"
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 Blood moon   April  2014
"Blood moon," April, 2014
Alfredo Garcia Jr.
NASA image shows West-East path of moon through Earth s umbral shadow  Oct. 8  2014
NASA image shows West-East path of moon through Earth's umbral shadow, Oct. 8, 2014
NASA
Detail of Lunar eclipse map for September 27-28  2015
Detail of Lunar eclipse map for September 27-28, 2015
NASA
A 2003 total lunar eclipse showing a Blood Moon as rust red in the night sky.
A 2003 total lunar eclipse showing a Blood Moon as rust red in the night sky.
Wikimedia Commons-Oliver Stein

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